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Know These 3 Facts of Sedation Dentistry

Woman receiving nitrous sedation during dental procedure
Nitrous Sedation

Although everyone should see their dentist in Billings. MT at least twice a year, many people still hesitate to make an appointment for many reasons. One could be dental anxiety. Dental services have advanced to include sedation dentistry, but some people still hesitate due to misinformation or misunderstanding about how this service works. Here are some facts about sedation dentistry you should know when you visit Dr. Brian Francis and our team.

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Show Off a Whiter Smile on Every Holiday

Smiling woman receiving in-office teeth whitening treatment
In-office teeth whitening

Did you know that August 1 is National Girlfriend Day? Not only is this a great time to show your significant other how proud you are of your white, bright smile, it’s also a perfect opportunity to gift your girlfriend the confidence that comes with a beautiful smile. At Brian Francis Aesthetic & Family Dental Center our dentist, Dr. Brian Francis, offers in-office teeth whitening in Billings, MT, the perfect gift for the holiday she doesn’t even know about.

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Why Preventative Dentistry Is Serious Business

Woman getting a dental x-rayIt’s easy to overlook your oral health until you experience some type of tooth pain or discomfort. However, waiting until you experience pain to take care of your oral health is not the wisest approach. Receiving preventative dentistry regularly is a great way to detect minor problems before they get more serious. Here are a few of the reasons why it’s so important to prevent oral problems with the help of good at-home care and regular visits to your dentist in Billings, MT.

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Is Jaw Pain Keeping You Up at Night?

Diagram of a face showing the temporomandibular jointDo you deal with constant jaw pain? Does it keep you up at night and affect your ability to function during the day? Has it spread to pain in the muscles, headaches and joint locking? If so, you may be surprised to know how common chronic jaw pain in Billings, MT is and that you aren’t suffering alone. Dr. Brian Francis deals regularly with this problem and has several treatment options for what may be a condition known as a TMJ disorder.

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